Applied physics as art
Source: Harvard Posted: 10/16/12 Researchers spray-paint ultrathin coatings that change color with only a few atoms' difference in thickness.
What's Baking on Titan?
Source: NASA/JPL Posted: 10/16/12 Cassini images reveal some new curiosities on the surface of Saturn's mysterious moon Titan, including a nearly circular feature that resembles a giant hot cross bun and shorelines of ancient seas.
'I beseech you to take interest in these sacred domains so expressively called laboratories. Ask that there be more and that they be adorned for these are the temples of the future, wealth and well-being. It is here that humanity will grow, strengthen and improve. Here, humanity will learn to read progress and individual harmony in the works of nature, while humanity's own works are all too often those of barbarism, fanaticism and destruction.'